Scottish Book Trust

Callan Gordon New Writers Fund

Providing funding for an award in memory of Callan Gordon.

history Campaign has now closed

It ran from 6:08 PM, 28 December 2010 to 4:15 PM, 3 September 2015

Registered Charity in Scotland (SC027669)

Amount raised

£2,090

Donations

4

    Category

  • Arts/Culture/HeritageArts/Culture/Heritage

    Helping

Location

Situation

The Callan Gordon New Writers Fund supports an emerging new writer in Scotland to develop their writing talent.

Solution

Awardees receive a cash award and professional development which can include mentoring from writers and industry professionals, training in PR, performance and presentation training, and the opportunity to showcase work to publishers and agents. The award also includes a week long retreat giving writers the time, space and the freedom to create new work in idyllic surroundings.